Information about Brexit

Information on Brexit

touring artist provides news about regulations concerning UK`s withdrawal from the EU, which will be relevant for artists and creatives (and everybody working with them). We also refer to information and contacts that can assist with specific questions (updated December 2020).

Information for the cultural sector

Arts Council England: Brexit Information, among others EU Exit Guide

Creative Scotland
: Brexit. Links to key information

Brexit and the impact on live performance organisations
by PEARLE* (2020).

Creative Europe Desk UK
: The UK’s Participation in Creative Europe

Brexit: movement of people in the cultural sector
Report by the House of Lords (2018)

Brexit and a cultural way forward, together
by Allianz Kulturstiftung, British Council, Compagnia di San Paolo, European Cultural Foundation, and Goethe-Institut (2020) – sign the statement here.

On the Move: List of relevant web-resources for culture professionals
Overview of information and publications, specifically focused on the cultural sector.

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Administrative issues

Notice on travelling between the EU and the United Kingdom following withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU
Detailed information by the European Commission (2019).

German Missions in the United Kingdom: Brexit information and FAQ for German citizens
Information of the Foreign Ministry

British Council I Germany: EU Exit: Information for Students

UK Government: Guidance Living in Germany.
Official information
for UK nationals moving to and living in Germany, including guidance on residency, healthcare, driving and the Withdrawal Agreement.

UK Government: Brexit transition and new rules from 1 January 2021
Official information
of the British Government.

British in Germany - link

The Withdrawal Agreement
British in Europe’s information campaign (2020).

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Specific topics

Entry and residence

to/in Germany:

  • Federal Ministry of the Interior: Information for United Kingdom nationals about the right of residence - link
  • Berlin Foreigners Registration Office: FAQ on Brexit and online registration form for British citizens in Berlin - link
  • German-British handy vocabulary list around residence rights - British in Germany - link

to/in the UK:

  • German Missions in the United Kingdom: Information on the EU Settlement Scheme - link


Brexit and social security


Brexit and customs

  • Report by the Bundesministeriums für Finanzen, January 2019: Brexit und Zoll (in German).

Legal entities

  • IHK: on the English Limited (in German) - link

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